Published: 2014-05-06 18:04:28 CEST
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data April 2014

The Company carried 176 thousand passengers on international flights in April.  The number of passengers was up by 19% as compared to April last year.  The capacity increase in available seat kilometers was 17%. The passenger load factor was 79.4%, increasing by 3.4 percentage points compared to the same month last year.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 22 thousand in April, which is 13% decrease from April last year.  The capacity was decreased by 13%.  The load factor was 68.7%, decreasing by 1.1 percentage points from last year.  Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 38% between years.  Cargo transport increased by 8% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our Hotels was up by 3% from previous year. The room utilization was 69.2%, compared to 66.9% in April last year.

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS APR 14 APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  176,024 147,945 19% 575,975 506,076 14%
Load Factor 79.4% 76.0% 3.4 ppt 75.8% 74.7% 1.1 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 658.7 564.0 17% 2,237.2 1,933.3 16%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS APR 14 APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 22,417 25,623 -13% 87,539 96,076 -9%
Load Factor 68.7% 69.8% -1.1 ppt 70.1% 70.4% -0.4 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 10.6 12.2 -13% 40.1 43.7 -8%
             
CAPACITY APR 14 APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 100.0% 90.9% 9.1 ppt 100.0% 84.1% 15.9 ppt
Sold Block Hours 1,468 2,384 -38% 7,581 9,609 -21%
             
CARGO APR 14 APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 16,363 14,713 11% 59,191 54,813 8%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,229 7,611 8% 32,514 30,123 8%
             
HOTELS APR 14 APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,170 22,200 0% 88,739 88,800 0%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 15,336 14,848 3% 60,148 56,739 6%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 69.2% 66.9% 2.3 ppt 67.8% 63.9% 3.9 ppt

   

 

For further detailed information please contact:

Bogi Nils Bogason, CFO, Icelandair Group tel: + 354 665-8801
Íris Hulda Þórisdóttir, Director Investor Relations, Icelandair Group tel: + 354 840-7010